Financial Aid

CIU students applying for financial aid.

Applying for Financial Aid at CIU

We are looking forward to you becoming a student at CIU. Here’s the information you need to apply for financial aid.

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1.  CIU Admissions Application

Complete the application online.

2. Complete the FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid

The quickest way to apply for federal aid is online. You’ll need CIU’s school code which is 003429.

  • You will also need a new Federal Student Aid ID and password.
  • If you are a dependent student, 其中一位家长(其信息在FAFSA上)也需要一个FSA ID来签署电子申请. We have a list of FAFSA tips to help you with this process.

Within approximately two weeks after completing the FAFSA, you will receive an email from the CIU Financial Aid Office.

3.  Complete the missing Financial Aid File documents.
  • Log in to MyCIU and go to Financial Aid.
  • 在左侧,点击“我的经济援助”,然后点击“菜单”,然后点击“文件”." Submit any missing documents. 
  • 如果你不打算使用学生贷款,你不需要提交贷款文件(入学咨询和主本票).
  • If you are selected by the Department of Education for verification, complete and submit the necessary documents.
4.  Accept and/or Decline Awards

You will receive a notification of award via email. You will need to log in to MyCIU and accept or decline the financial aid awards offered.

Financial Aid Options

As a CIU student, 你可能有资格获得各种经济援助,以追求你的教育目标,因为你为建立在你对服务的热情基础上的职业做准备, whether in the marketplace or ministry. That assistance can include a combination of public and private scholarships and grants, loans, as well as student employment opportunities on- and off-campus.